Definitions

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  • noun A tiny piece of bread, either one that falls from bread as it is cut or eaten, or one made deliberately by crumbling bread.
  • noun Internet See breadcrumbs.
  • verb transitive (cooking) To sprinkle breadcrumbs on to food, normally before cooking.

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  • noun crumb of bread; used especially for coating or thickening

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Examples

  • This interface is referred to as the breadcrumb bar, though I'm pretty sure there isn't a gingerbread house at the end with a witch living in it.

    Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows

  • Anyway, the trail is identified as the breadcrumb navigation in website design.

    Planet Malaysia

  • This interface is referred to as the breadcrumb bar, though I'm pretty sure there isn't a gingerbread house at the end with a witch living in it.

    Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows

  • This interface is referred to as the breadcrumb bar, though I'm pretty sure there isn't a gingerbread house at the end with a witch living in it.

    Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows

  • Typically, each element in the breadcrumb is a link, allowing the user to click to go

    Stopdesign

  • However, another feature of Lancelot is the so-called breadcrumb trail that appears below the search field, which enables you to always know your position in the menu hierarchy.

    SourceForge.com - News Releases

  • However, another feature of Lancelot is the so-called breadcrumb trail that appears below the search field, which enables you to always know your position in the menu hierarchy.

    LXer Linux News

  • However, another feature of Lancelot is the so-called breadcrumb trail that appears below the search field, which enables you to always know your position in the menu hierarchy.

    freshnews.org - most clicked links

  • Avoid: • having a navigation based entirely on drop-down menus, images, or animations (many, but not all, search engines can discover such links on a site, but if a user can reach all pages on a site via normal text links, this will improve the accessibility of your site; more on how Google deals with non-text files) • Use \ "breadcrumb\" navigation - A breadcrumb is a row of internal links at the top or bottom of the page that allows visitors to quickly navigate back to a previous section or the root page.

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  • I rub in using my fingertips, and stop rubbing when I get to the 'breadcrumb' stage.

    Bath Buns

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  • The only 10 letter word that begins and ends with the letter ‘b’.

    December 5, 2008

  • How about beleagured, viewed in a mirror?

    December 5, 2008

  • but then the first b will look like a d :P

    December 5, 2008

  • We're not counting the fictional battlecrab then?

    December 5, 2008

  • Or a butterbomb:

    An older, heavy-set woman. Very similar to a MILF, but without the wanting to have sex with them part. Can be any chunky woman, but usually reserved for fat blondes.—Urban Dictionary

    December 5, 2008

  • I thought every kitchen came equipped with a buttercomb these days.

    Then there is the word for someone who kills any plant, merely on entering the room- a blackthumb.

    Or what Tiffany hoped to attain after her operation - a set of bouncyboobs.

    December 5, 2008

  • The buttercomb is used to mix in flavourings like balderherb on your butterslab. When done, keep it in a safe place like a basketcrib to protect it from beetlegrub.

    December 6, 2008

  • Anything that's "similar to a MILF, but without the wanting to have sex with them part" must be ... hmm... a mother? Christ, sometimes I hate Urban Dictionary.

    December 6, 2008

  • How about Ballydehob, Ireland?

    Or beelzeburb, one of these housing developments where all the streets look alike.

    December 6, 2008

  • A sacrifice of 200 oxen would be a bihecatomb.

    December 6, 2008